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Birds

BIRDS

This list was started in 1988 and includes the 318 species which have ocurred on Hacienda Barú (336 hectares, elevation 0 to 300 meters), or adjacent areas of Río Barú and the ocean since that time. Another 35 species are included as noted below. Species listed in bold type have only been recorded once. There are written records for all birds listed. Names and taxonomic organization follow those presented in Birds of Costa Rica by Stiles and Skutch. We invite everyone to submit their sightings or lists.

x - A species found within five miles (elevation 0 to 755 meters) of the Hacienda Barú Reserve but not yet recorded in the Reserve.

o - A species recorded only on offshore boat trips.

AVES por Biol. Ornithólogo James R. Zook

BIRDS by Ornithologist James R. Zook

English Name

Nombre Cientifico

Nombre en Español

     
 

TINAMIDAE

 

Great Tinamou

Tinamus major

Gallina de Monte

Little Tinamou

Crypturellus soui

Gongolona

     
 

PODICIPEDIDAE

 

Least Grebe

Tachybaptus dominicus

Patillo

 

HYDROBATIDAE

 

o-Black Storm-Petrel

Oceanodroma melania

Paiño Negro

     
 

PELECANIDAE

 

Brown Pelican

Pelecanus occidentalis

Pelícano

     
 

SULIDAE

 

Brown Booby

Sula leucogaster

Monjita

     
 

PHALACROCORACIDAE

 

Olivaceous Cormorant

Phalacrocorax olivaceus

Pato Chancho

     
 

ANHINGIDAE

 

Anhinga

Anhinga anhinga

Pato Aguja

     
 

FREGATIDAE

 

Magnificent Frigatebird

Fregata magnificens

Tijereta del Mar

     
 

ARDEIDAE

 

Bare-throated Tiger-Heron

Tigrisoma Mexicanum

Martín Peña

Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Nyctanassa violacea

Martinete Cabecipinto

Boat-billed Heron

Cochlearius cochlearius

Chocuaco

Cattle Egret

Bubulcus ibis

Garza Bueyera

Green-backed Heron

Butorides striatus

Garcilla Verde

Little Blue Heron

Egretta caerulea

Garceta Azul

Tricolored Heron

Egretta tricolor

Garceta Tricolor

Reddish Egret

Egretta rufescens

Garceta Rojiza

Snowy Egret

Egretta thula

Garceta Nivosa

Great Egret

Casmerodius albus

Garza Real

Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias

Garzón

Chestnut-bellied Heron

Agamia agami

Garza Pechicastaña

     
 

CICONIIDAE

 

Wood Stork

Mycteria americana

Cigüeñón

     
 

THRESKIORNITHIDAE

 

White Ibis

Eudocimus albus

Ibis Blanco

Roseate Spoonbill

Ajaia ajaja

Espátula Rosada

     
 

ANATIDAE

 

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck

Dendrocygna autumnalis

Piche

Muscovy Duck

Cairina moschata

Pato Real

     
 

CATHARTIDAE

 

Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura

Zopilote Cabecirrojo

Black Vulture

Coragyps atratus

Zoncho

King Vulture

Sarcoramphus papa

Rey de Zopilotes

     
 

PANDIONIDAE

 

Osprey

Pandion haliaetus

Gavilán Pescador

     
 

ACCIPITRIDAE

 

Gray-headed Kite

Leptodon cayanensis

Gavilán Cabecigris

x-Hook-billed Kite

Chondrohierax uncinatus

Gavilán Piquiganchudo

American Swallow-tailed Kite

Elanoides forficatus

Gavilán Tijerilla

Black-shouldered Kite

Elanus caeruleus

Elanio Coliblanco

Double-toothed Kite

Harpagus bidentatus

Gavilán Gorgirrayado

Plumbeous Kite

Ictinia plumbea

Elanio Plomizo

Mississippi Kite

Ictinia mississippiensis

Elanio Colinegro

Sharp-shinned Hawk

Accipiter striatus

Camaleón

Tiny Hawk

Accipiter superciliosus

Camaleón

White Hawk

Leucopternis albicollis

Gavilán Blanco

Common Black-Hawk

Buteogallus anthracinus

Gavilán Cangrejero

Gray Hawk

Buteo nitidus

Gavilán Gris

Roadside Hawk

Buteo magnirostris

Gavilán Chapulinero

Broad-winged Hawk

Buteo platypterus

Gavilán Pollero

Short-tailed Hawk

Buteo brachyurus

Gavilán Colicorto

Swainson's Hawk

Buteo swainsoni

Gavilán de Swainson

Zone-tailed Hawk

Buteo albonotatus

Gavilán Colifajeado

Red-tailed Hawk

Buteo jamaicensis

Gavilán Colirrojo

Black Hawk-Eagle

Spizaetus tyrannus

Aguilucho

     
 

FALCONIDAE

 

x-Red-throated Caracara

Daptrius americanus

Cacao

Crested Caracara

Polyborus plancus

Cargahuesos

Yellow-headed Caracara

Milvago chimachima

Caracara Cabecigualado

Laughing Falcon

Herpetotheres cachinnans

Guaco

Barred Forest-Falcon

Micrastur ruficollis

Halcón Barreteado de Monte

Collared Forest-Falcon

Micrastur semitorquatus

Halcón Collarejo de Monte

American Kestrel

Falco sparverius

Cernícalo Americano

Pearl Kite

Gampsonyx swainsonii

 

Bat Falcon

Falco rufigularis

Halcón Cuelliblanco

Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

Halcón Peregrino

     
 

CRACIDAE

 

Gray-headed Chachalaca

Ortalis cinereiceps

Pajuila

Crested Guan

Penelope purpurascens

Pava

Great Curassow

Crax rubra

Pavón

     
 

PHASIANIDAE

 

Marbled Wood-Quail

Odontophorus gujanensis

Corcovado

     
 

RALLIDAE

 

Gray-necked Wood-Rail

Aramides cajanea

Chirincoco

White-throated Crake

Laterallus albigularis

Freidora

Gray-breasted Crake

Laterallus exilis

Polluelo pechigrí

Purple Gallinule

Porphyrula martinica

Gallina de Agua

     
 

JACANIDAE

 

Northern Jacana

Jacana spinosa

Gallito de Agua

     
 

HAEMATOPODIDAE

 

x-American Oystercatcher

Haematopus palliatus

Ostrero Americano

     
 

CHARADRIIDAE

 

Black-bellied Plover

Pluvialis squatarola

Avefría

Semipalmated Plover

Charadrius semipalmatus

Chorlito

Wilson's Plover

Charadrius wilsonia

Chorlito Gritón

Collared Plover

Charadrius collaris

Turillo

     
 

SCOLOPACIDAE

 

Whimbrel

Numenius phaeopus

Cherelá

Greater Yellowlegs

Tringa melanoleuca

Pijije

Lesser Yellowlegs

Tringa flavipes

Zarceta

Solitary Sandpiper

Tringa solitaria

Tigüiza

Willet

Catoptrophorus semipalmatus

Pigüilo

Spotted Sandpiper

Actitis macularia

Alzacolita

x-Wandering Tattler

Heteroscelus incanus

Correlimos Vagamundo

Ruddy Turnstone

Arenaria interpres

Vuelvipiedras Rojizo

x-Surfbird

Aphriza virgata

Chorlito de Rompientes

Sanderling

Calidris alba

Playero Arenero

Least Sandpiper

Calidris minutilla

Patudo

Pectoral Sandpiper

Calidris melanotos

Becacina

     
 

PHALAROPODIDAE

 

o-Red-necked Phalarope

Phalaropus lobatus

Falaropo Picofino

     
 

LARIDAE

 

Herring Gull

Larus argentatus

Gaviota Argéntea

Laughing Gull

Larus atricilla

Gaviota Reidora

Franklin's Gull

Larus pipixcan

Gaviota de Franklin

o-Sabine's Gull

Xema sabini

Gaviota de Sabine

Black Tern

Chlidonias niger

Fumarel

Caspian Tern

Sterna caspia

Pagaza Mayor

o-Bridled Tern

Sterna anaethetus

Charrán Embridado

o-Least Tern

Sterna antillarum

Charrán Chico

Royal Tern

Sterna maxima

Pagaza Real

Sandwich Tern

Sterna sandvicensis

Pagaza Puntiamarilla

Elegant Tern

Sterna elegans

Pagaza Elegante

     
 

COLUMBIDAE

 

Scaled Pigeon

Columba speciosa

Paloma Escamosa

Pale-vented Pigeon

Columba cayennensis

Paloma Colorada

Short-billed Pigeon

Columba nigrirostris

Dos-Tontos-Son

White-winged Dove

Zenaida asiatica

Paloma Aliblanca

x-Common Ground-Dove

Columbina passerina

Tortolita Común

Ruddy Ground-Dove

Columbina talpacoti

Palomita Colorada

Inca Dove

Columbina inca

Tortolita Colilarga

Blue Ground-Dove

Claravis pretiosa

Tortolita Azulada

White-tipped Dove

Leptotila verreauxi

Paloma Coliblanca

Gray-chested Dove

Leptotila cassinii

Paloma Pechigris

Ruddy Quail-Dove

Geotrygon montana

Paloma-Perdiz Rojiza

     
 

PSITTACIDAE

 

Crimson-fronted Parakeet

Aratinga finschi

Cotorra

Orange-chinned Parakeet

Brotogeris jugularis

Catano, Perico

Brown-hooded Parrot

Pionopsitta haematotis

Loro Cabecipardo

White-crowned Parrot

Pionus senilis

Chucuyo

Red-lored Parrot

Amazona autumnalis

Loro Frentirojo

Mealy Parrot

Amazona farinosa

Loro Verde

     
 

CUCULIDAE

 

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Coccyzus americanus

Cuclillo Piquigualdo

Black-billed Cuckoo

Coccyzus erythropthalmus

Cuclillo Piquinegro

Mangrove Cuckoo

Coccyzus minor

Orejinegro

Squirrel Cuckoo

Piaya cayana

Bobo Chiso

Groove-billed Ani

Crotophaga sulcirostris

Tijo

Smooth-billed Ani

Crotophaga ani

Tinco

Striped Cuckoo

Tapera naevia

Tres Pesos

     
 

TYTONIDAE

 

Common Barn-Owl

Tyto alba

Lechuza de Campanario

     
 

STRIGIDAE

 

Tropical Screech-Owl

Otus choliba

Estucurú

Crested Owl

Lophostrix cristata

Buho Penachudo

Spectacled Owl

Pulsatrix perspicillata

Oropopo

Mottled Owl

Ciccaba virgata

Hu de León

Black-and-white Owl

Ciccaba nigrolineata

Lechuza Blanco y Negro

Striped Owl

Asio clamator

Buho Listado

     
 

NYCTIBIIDAE

 

Common Potoo

Nyctibius griseus

Pájaro Estaca

     
 

CAPRIMULGIDAE

 

Lesser Nighthawk

Chordeiles acutipennis

Añapero Menor

Common Pauraque

Nyctidromus albicollis

Cuyeo

     
 

APODIDAE

 

Black Swift

Cypseloides niger

Vencejo Negro

Chestnut-collared Swift

Cypseloides rutilus

Vencejo Cuellicastaño

White-collared Swift

Streptoprocne zonaris

Golondrón

Chimney Swift

Chaetura pelagica

Vencejo de Paso

Vaux's Swift

Chaetura vauxi

Vencejo Común

Band-rumped Swift

Chaetura spinicauda

Vencejo de Rabadilla Clara

Lesser Swallow-tailed Swift

Panyptila cayennensis

Macuá

     
 

TROCHILIDAE

 

Bronzy Hermit

Glaucis aenea

Ermitaño Bronceado

Band-tailed Barbthroat

Threnetes ruckeri

Ermitaño Barbudo

Long-tailed Hermit

Phaethornis superciliosus

Ermitaño Colilargo

Little Hermit

Phaethornis longuemareus

Ermitaño Enano

Scaly-breasted Hummingbird

Phaeochroa cuvierii

Colobrí Pechiescamado

White-necked Jacobin

Florisuga mellivora

Jacobino Nuquiblanco

Green-breasted Mango

Anthracothorax prevostii

Colibrí Pechiverde

White-crested Coquette

Lophornis adorabilis

Coqueta Crestiblanca

Fork-tailed Emerald

Chlorostilbon canivetii

Esmeralda Rabihorcada

Crowned Woodnymph

Thalurania colombica

Ninfa Violeta y Verde

Blue-throated Goldentail

Hylocharis eliciae

Colibrí Colidorado

Beryl-crowned Hummingbird

Amazilia decora

Corona de Berilo

x-Mangrove Hummingbird

Amazilia boucardi

Amazilia Manglera

Snowy-bellied Hummingbird

Amazilia edward

Amazilia Vientriblanca

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Amazilia tzacatl

Colibrí Rabirrufo

Purple-crowned Fairy

Heliothryx barroti

Colibrí Picopunzón

Long-billed Starthroat

Heliomaster longirostris

Colibrí Piquilargo

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Archilochus colubris

Colibrí Garganta de Rubí

     
 

TROGONIDAE

 

Slaty-tailed Trogon

Trogon massena

Caicota

Baird's Trogon

Trogon bairdii

Trogón Ventribermejo

Black-throated Trogon

Trogon rufus

Trogón Cabeciverde

Violaceous Trogon

Trogon violaceus

Trogón Violáceo

     
 

ALCEDINIDAE

 

Ringed Kingfisher

Ceryle torquata

Martín Pescador Collarej

Belted Kingfisher

Ceryle alcyon

Martín Pescador Norteño

Amazon Kingfisher

Chloroceryle amazona

Martín Pescador Amazónica

Green Kingfisher

Chloroceryle americana

Martín Pescador Verde

American Pygmy Kingfisher

Chloroceryle aenea

Martín Pescador Enano

     
 

MOMOTIDAE

 

Blue-crowned Motmot

Momotus momota

Pájaro Bobo

     
 

GALBULIDAE

 

x-Rufous-tailed Jacamar

Galbula ruficauda

Gorrión de Montaña

     
 

BUCCONIDAE

 

White-necked Puffbird

Bucco macrorhynchos

Buco Collarejo

White-whiskered Puffbird

Malacoptila panamensis

Buco Barbón

     
 

RAMPHASTIDAE

 

Fiery-billed Aracari

Pteroglossus frantzii

Cusingo

Chesnut-mandibled Toucan

Ramphastos swainsonii

Quioro

     
 

PICIDAE

 

Olivaceous Piculet

Picumnus olivaceus

Telegrafista

Golden-naped Woodpecker

Melanerpes chrysauchen

Carpintero Nuquidorado

Red-crowned Woodpecker

Melanerpes rubricapillus

Carpintero Nuquirrojo

Rufous-winged Woodpecker

Piculus simplex

Carpintero Alirrufo

Lineated Woodpecker

Dryocopus lineatus

Carpintero Lineado

Pale-billed Woodpecker

Campephilus guatemalensis

Dos Golpes

     
 

DENDROCOLAPTIDAE

 

Tawny-winged Woodcreeper

Dendrocincla anabatina

Trepador Alirrubio

Wedge-billed Woodcreeper

Glyphorhynchus spirurus

Trepador Pico de Cuña

Barred Woodcreeper

Dendrocolaptes certhia

Trepador Barreteado

Buff-throated Woodcreeper

Xiphorhynchus guttatus

Trepador Gorgianteado

Black-striped Woodcreeper

Xiphorhynchus lachrymosus

Relinchero

Streaked-headed Woodcreeper

Lepidocolaptes souleyetii

Trepador Cabecirayada

x-Brown-billed Scythebill

Campylorhamphus pusillus

Trepador Pico de Hoz

     
 

FURNARIIDAE

 

Pale-breasted Spinetail

Synallaxis albescens

Arquitecto Güitío

Slaty Spinetail

Synallaxis brachyura

Arquitecto Plomizo

Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner

Automolus ochrolaemus

Hojarrasquero Gorgianteado

Scaly-throated Leaftosser

Sclerurus guatemalensis

Tirahojas Barbiescamado

Plain Xenops

Xenops minutus

Xenops Común

     
 

FORMICARIIDAE

 

Great Antshrike

Taraba major

Batará Grande

Barred Antshrike

Thamnophilus doliatus

Batará Bareteado

Black-hooded Antshrike

Thamnophilus bridgesi

Batará Negruzco

Russet Antshrike

Thamnistes anabatinus

Batará Café

Plain Antvireo

Dysithamnus mentalis

Batarito Cabecigrís

Slaty Antwren

Myrmotherula schisticolor

Hormiguerito Pizarrozo

Dotted-winged Antwren

Microrhopias quixensis

Hormiguerito Alipunteado

Dusky Antbird

Cercomacra tyrannina

Hormiguero Negruzco

Chestnut-backed Antbird

Myrmeciza exsul

Hormiguero Dorsicastaña

Bicolored Antbird

Gymnopithys leucaspis

Hormiguero Bicolor

Spectacled Antpitta

Hylopezus perspicillatus

Tororoi Pechilistado

     
 

TITYRIDAE

 

x-Cinnamon Becard

Pachyramphus cinnamomeus

Cabezón Canelo

White-winged Becard

Pachyramphus polychopterus

Cabezón Aliblanco

x-Rose-throated Becard

Pachyramphus aglaiae

Cabezón Plomizo

Masked Tityra

Tityra semifasciata

Pájaro Chancho

Black-crowned Tityra

Tityra inquisitor

Tityra Coroninegra

     
 

COTINGIDAE

 

Rufous Piha

Lipaugus unirufus

Guardabosque

Three-wattled Bellbird

Procnias tricarunculata

Pájaro Campano

     
 

PIPRIDAE

 

Red-capped Manakin

Pipra mentalis

Saltarín Cabecirrojo

Blue-crowned Manakin

Pipra coronata

Saltarín Coroniceleste

White-ruffed Manakin

Corapipo leucorrhoa

Bailarín

Orange-collared Manakin

Manacus aurantiacus

Hombrecillo

Thrushlike Manakin

Schiffornis turdinus

Tordo-saltarín

     
 

TYRANNIDAE

 

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Tyrannus forficatus

Tijarillo Rosada

Eastern Kingbird

Tyrannus tyrannus

Tirano Norteño

Tropical Kingbird

Tyrannus melancholicus

Pecho Amarillo

x-Western Kingbird

Tyrannus verticalis

Tirano Occidental

Piratic Flycatcher

Legatus leucophaius

Mosquero Pirata

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Megarynchus pitangua

Mosquerón Picudo

Bright-rumped Attila

Attila spadiceus

Atila Lomiamarilla

Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher

Myiodynastes luteiventris

Pecho Amarillo

Streaked Flycatcher

Myiodynastes maculatus

Mosquero Listado

Gray-capped Flycatcher

Myiozetetes granadensis

Mosquero Cabecigrís

Social Flycatcher

Myiozetetes similis

Mosquero Cejiblanco

Great Kiskadee

Pitangus sulphuratus

Pecho Amarillo Bravo

Rufous Mourner

Rhytipterna holerythra

Plañidera Rojiza

Panama Flycatcher

Myiarchus panamensis

Copetón Colipardo

Great Crested Flycatcher

Myiarchus crinitus

Copetón Viajero

Dusky-capped Flycatcher

Myiarchus tuberculifer

Copetón Crestioscuro

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Contopus borealis

Pibí Boreal

Eastern Wood-Peewee

Contopus virens

Pibí Oriental

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Empidonax flaviventris

Mosquerito Vientriamarllo

Willow Flycatcher

Empidonax traillii

Mosquerito de Traill

Alder Flycatcher

Empidonax alnorum

Mosquerito de Charral

Least Flycatcher

Empidonax minimus

Mosquerito Chebec

Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher

Terenotriccus erythrurus

Mosquerito Colirrufo

Sulphur-rumped Flycatcher

Myiobius sulphureipygius

Mosquerito Lomiamarillo

Royal Flycatcher

Onychorhynchus coronatus

Mosquero Real

Golden-crowned Spadebill

Platyrinchus coronatus

Piquichato Coronirrufo

Yellow-olive Flycatcher

Tolmomyias sulphurescens

Piquiplano Azufrado

x-Eye-ringed Flatbill

Rhynchocylus brevirostris

Piquiplano de Antiojos

Common Tody-Flycatcher

Todirostrum cinereum

Espatulilla Común

Yellow Tyrannulet

Capsiempis flaveola

Mosquerito Amarillo

Yellow-bellied Elaenia

Elaenia flavogaster

Copetoncillo

x-Lesser Elaenia

Elaenia chiriquensis

Elaenia Sabanera

Greenish Elaenia

Myiopagis viridicata

Elaenia Verdosa

Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet

Camptostoma obsoletum

Mosquerito Silbador

Mistletoe Tyrannulet

Zimmerius vilissimus

Mosquerito Cejigris

Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet

Tyrannulus elatus

Mosquerito Coroniamarrillo

Yellow-bellied Tyrannulet

Ornithion semiflavum

Mosquerito Cejiblanco

Ochre-bellied Flycatcher

Mionectes oleagineus

Mosquerito Aceitunado

     
 

HIRUNDINIDAE

 

Purple Martin

Progne subis

Golondrón

Gray-breasted Martin

Progne chalybea

Martín Pechigrís

Cliff Swallow

Hirundo pyrrhonota

Golondrina Risquera

Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

Golondrina Tijereta

Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx ruficollis

Golondrina Alirrasposa

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Golondrina Norteño

Blue-and-white Swallow

Notiochelidon cyanoleuca

Golondrina Azul y Blanco

Bank Swallow

Riparia riparia

Golondrina Ribereña

Mangrove Swallow

Tachycineta albilinea

Golondrina Lomiblanca

     
 

CORVIDAE

 

White-throated Magpie-Jay

Calocitta formosa

Urraca

Brown Jay

Cyanocorax morio

Piapia

     
 

TROGLODYTIDAE

 

Rufous-naped Wren

Campylorhynchus rufinucha

Soterrey Nuquirrufo

Plain Wren

Thryothorus modestus

Chinchirigüí

Bay Wren

Thryothorus nigricapillus

Soterrey Castaño

*Rufous-and-white Wren

Thryothorus rufalbus

Soterrey Rufo y Blanco

Riverside Wren

Thryothorus semibadius

Soterrey Pechibarreteado

Black-bellied Wren

Thryothorus fasciatoventris

Soterrey Vientrinegro

x-Rufuos-breasted Wren

Thryothorus rutilus

Soterrey Carimoteado

House Wren

Troglodytes aedon

Cucarachero

Whistling Wren

Microcerculus luscinia

Soterrey Silbador

     
 

TURDIDAE

 

x-White-throated Robin

Turdus assimilis

Yigüirro Collarejo

Clay-colored Robin

Turdus grayi

Yigüirro

Wood Thrush

Hylocichla mustelina

Zorzal del Bosque

Swainson's Thrush

Catharus ustulatus

Zorzal de Swainson

x-Orange-billed Nightengale-Thrush

Catharus aurantiirostris

Jilguerillo

     
 

SYLVIIDAE

 

Tropical Gnatcatcher

Polioptila plumbea

Perelita Tropical

Long-billed Gnatwren

Ramphocaenus melanurus

Soterillo Picudo

     
 

BOMBYCILLIDAE

 

x-Cedar Waxwing

Bombycilla cedrorum

Ampelis Americano

     
 

VIREONIDAE

 

Yellow-throated Vireo

Vireo flavifrons

Vireo Pechiamarilo

Red-eyed Vireo

Vireo olivaceus

Vireo Ojirrojo

Yellow-green Vireo

Vireo flavoviridis

Cazadora

Philadelphia Vireo

Vireo philadelphicus

Vireo Amarillento

Scrub Greenlet

Hylophilus flavipes

Verdillo Matorralero

Tawny-crowned Greenlet

Hylophilus ochraceiceps

Verdillo Leonado

Lesser Greenlet

Hylophilus decurtatus

Verdillo Menudo

     
 

COEREBIDAE

 

Bananaquit

Coereba flaveola

Pinchaflor

     
 

PARULIDAE

 

Black-and-white Warbler

Mniotilta varia

Reinita Trepadora

Prothonotary Warbler

Protonotaria citrea

Reinita Cabecidorada

Worm-eating Warbler

Helmitheros vermivorus

Reinita Gusanera

Golden-winged Warbler

Vermivora chrysoptera

Reinita Alidorada

Tennessee Warbler

Vermivora peregrina

Reinita Verdilla

Yellow Warbler

Dendroica petechia

Reinita Amarilla

x-Mangrove Warbler

Dendroica erithachorides

Reinita de Manglar

x-Blackburnian Warbler

Dendroica fusca

Reinita Gorginaranja

Chestnut-sided Warbler

Dendroica pensylvanica

Reinita Costillas Castaña

Bay-breasted Warbler

Dendroica castanea

Reinita Castaña

x-*Blackpoll Warbler

Dendroica striata

Reinita Rayada

Ovenbird

Seiurus aurocapillus

Reinita Hornera

Northern Waterthrush

Seiurus noveboracensis

Menea Cola

Louisiana Waterthrush

Seiurus motacilla

Tordo de Agua

Kentucky Warbler

Oporornis formosus

Reinita Cachetinegra

Mourning Warbler

Oporornis philadelphia

Reinita Enlutada

x-MacGillivray's Warbler

Oporornis tolmiei

Reinita de Tupidero

Gray-crowned Yellowthroat

Geothlypis poliocephala

Antifacito Coronigrís

Canada Warbler

Wilsonia canadensis

Reinita Pechirrayada

American Redstart

Setophaga ruticilla

Raya Roja

x-Buff-rumped Warbler

Phaeothlypis fulvicauda

Reinita Guardaribera

     
 

ICTERIDAE

 

Scarlet-rumped Cacique

Cacicus uropygialis

Plío

x-Yellow-billed Cacique

Amblycercus holosericeus

Pico de Plata

Bronzed Cowbird

Molothrus aeneus

Pius

Great-tailed Grackle

Quiscalus mexicanus

Zanate

Orchard Oriole

Icterus spurius

Cacique Ahumado

Northern Oriole

Icterus galbula

Cacicón

x-Eastern Meadowlark

Sturnella magna

Zacatera

     
 

THRAUPIDAE

 

x-Blue-hooded Euphonia

Euphonia elegantissima

Caciquita

White-vented Euphonia

Euphonia minuta

Canaria

Yellow-crowned Euphonia

Euphonia luteicapilla

Monjita

Thick-billed Euphonia

Euphonia laniirostris

Agüío

Yellow-throated Euphonia

Euphonia hirundinacea

Caciquita

Spotted-crowned Euphonia

Euphonia imitans

Agüío Barranquillo

Golden-hooded Tanager

Tangara larvata

Mariposa

x-Bay-headed Tanager

Tangara gyrola

Tangara Cabecicastaña

Green Honeycreeper

Chlorophanes spiza

Mielero Verde

Red-legged Honeycreeper

Cyanerpes cyaneus

Picudo

Shining Honeycreeper

Cyanerpes lucidus

Mielero Luciente

Blue Dacnis

Dacnis cayana

Mielero Azulejo

Scarlet-thighed Dacnis

Dacnis venusta

Mielero Celeste y Negro

Blue-gray Tanager

Thraupis episcopus

Viuda

Palm Tanager

Thraupis palmarum

Tangara Palmera

Scarlet-rumped Tanager

Ramphocelus passerinii

Sargento

Summer Tanager

Piranga rubra

Cardenal Veranero

x-Hepatic Tanager

Piranga flava

Cardenal

Scarlet Tanager

Piranga olivacea

Tangara Escarlata

x-Western Tanager

Piranga ludoviciana

Tangara Carirroja

White-throated Shrike-Tanager

Lanio leucothorax

Tangara Piquiganchuda

White-shouldered Tanager

Tachyphonus luctuosus

Tangara Caponiblanca

Gray-headed Tanager

Eucometis penecillata

Tangara Cabecigrís

     
 

EMBERIZIDAE

 

Buff-throated Saltator

Saltator maximus

Sinsonte Verde

Streaked Saltator

Saltator albicollis

Saltator Listado

Blue-black Grosbeak

Cyanocompsa cyanoides

Picogrueso Negro Azulado

Rose-breasted Gosbeak

Pheucticus ludovicianus

Calandria

Indigo Bunting

Passerina cyanea

Indris

Painted Bunting

Passerina ciris

Siete Colores

Yellow-faced Grassquit

Tiaris olivacea

Gallito

Slate-colored Seedeater

Sporophila schistacea

Espiguero Pizarroso

White-collared Seedeater

Sporophila torqueola

Setillero

Variable Seedeater

Sporophila aurita

Espiguero Variable

Yellow-bellied Seedeater

Sporophila nigricollis

Espiguero Vientriamarillo

Thick-billed Seed-Finch

Oryzoborus funereus

Semillero Picogrueso

Blue-black Grassquit

Volatinia jacarina

Brea

Orange-billed Sparrow

Arremon aurantiirostris

Pinzón Piquinaranja

Black-striped Sparrow

Arremonops conirostris

Pinzón Cabecilistado

Green Ibis

Green Ibis

First sighting ever of a Green Ibis (Misembrinibis cayennensis) on Hacienda Baru.

Chocolate Monkey Gift Shop

Our Gift Shop is well known in the area for having a wide variety of gifts. Not only will you find T-Shirts, Hammocks and Jewelry, but also a beautiful selection of Costa Rican made Arts and Crafts. Our policy is to buy (as much as possible) from local artisans who work with local materials of a sustainable resource.

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Contact us

Mailing Address in Costa Rica:
Hacienda Baru
Apartado 215-8000
San Jose, Perez Zeledon
San Isidro 11901
Costa Rica
General Information:info@haciendabaru.com
General Manager:jack@haciendabaru.com

Phone: 011 (506) 2787-0003
Fax: 011 (506) 2787-0057